railways cafe
food, drink and hospitality

Full steam ahead for Railways, the (not-so-little) restaurant that could

Railways restaurant is more than just the story of a guy with a monkey on his back (literally), it’s an epic tale that transcends the mundane.

finances and funding

Banting Baker Gigi: How this stuntwoman flipped to ruling a keto empire

This queen of keto is a badass business warrior who pulled off the greatest entrepreneurial stunt of all: HYPERGROWTH during lockdown!


Yoco Meets | Women in Business: Thriving as Underdogs

At our Yoco Meets dedicated to women in business, these inspiring entrepreneurs shared their tips for beating the odds and thriving as an underdog.


It’s Time to Grow. Announcing our Series C Funding Round!

We are proud to announce that we have secured over R1.2 billion in funding. A big step towards realising our vision of Open Commerce.

MBV emporium
retail businesses

MBV Emporium: a dream shop filled with conversation starters

Vanessa Govender’s MBV Emporium is the manifestation of her lifelong passion for collecting and sharing beauty, thriving no matter the odds!


How to use colour psychology in e-commerce to boost sales

Colour psychology has long been used to convey brand personality and influence customers by evoking specific emotions. Here’s our crash course on how to take advantage of the power of colour to boost your e-commerce sales.

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Eight things you didn’t know the Yoco App could do

keep it simple

Set your business up for success by keeping it simple

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Yoco Business Portal: Dashboard, Sales Report & Sales History

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Improve your small business’s online presence


Using TikTok for small businesses: is it a hit or a miss?

An image of a Yoco merchant pairing their device in article about the cheapest data bundles.

The cheapest data bundles for Yoco merchants

Selling lollies on the beach.

Seasonal sales: How to deal with them

Arlene Mulder, cofounder of WeThinkCode_.

Arlene Mulder solves the digital skills gap


Basic steps to improving your online visibility without an e-commerce store

How to run your small business with the Yoco Business Portal

Gcobani Gogoba from Barista CUP in Cape Town.

Why you need a business purpose

A busy restaurant over the holiday period in an article about managing staff.

8 secrets to managing staff over hectic periods

Yoco’s Working from Home Guide

How to get SME funding with Yoco Capital


5 social media marketing tools for entrepreneurs

COVID-19 Lockdown: Advanced Level 3 Explained

The Olive Branch Deli in an article about stock management.

How can I keep track of all my stock?

Mikhail of the Yoco support team handling customer queries.

Meet the Yoco Support Team


Loadshedding and your business

yoco integration

Attention all Zoho users! Get paid faster with the new Yoco integration

How to deal with negative online comments.

Negative comments online: 9 tips for dealing with them

Paying with Yoco

Meet the Yoco Go: the card machine for any small business

A room full of workers in article about employee rights.

Top 5 employee rights every entrepreneur should understand

Top 6 benefits of customer loyalty programs for small businesses

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Access to small business funding online

yoco khumo

7 money management tips for first-time entrepreneurs

Paying with Yoco

FAQs: How to educate your customers if they are new to paying with Yoco

card payments

5 things to consider before signing up with Yoco

yoco khumo

6 reasons why the Yoco Khumo is right for your small business

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Why your payment failed

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Yoco Tap: Refresh the till point experience


Part 1: Strategy before Social for small businesses

8 things to consider before you start building an online store

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Tips on gratuity in restaurants and other businesses

An image of Mandisa Mjamba, a software developer on Open by Yoco.

How Mandisa Mjamba made her career in Tech